Past Events

Migration and Refugees

18 April to 21 April 2018

A showcase of research at De Montfort University

‘By Leaves We Live Not by the Jangle of Our Coins’

A Walker & Bromwich performance,

10th March 2018 13:30

In Conversation with Antonio de la Fe


23rd January 2018 – 7-8PM

Join us for a free talk with Arts Curator, Hugo Worthy who will be in Conversation with choreographer Antonio de la Fe at The Gallery.

Simon Davis

7 June 2017
Simon Davis is both the illustrator of many celebrated comic book titles (including Judge Dredd) and one of the leading portrait artists of his generation. He will talk about these two areas of his practice and how they relate. Presented in partnership with the Leicester Sketch Club.

Simon and Tom Bloor in conversation. Symposium: Off the Map. Wednesday 16 November 2016. Photography Jane Moorhouse


3pm to 4pm, Saturday 25 March, 2017
Room 4.05
Vijay Patel Building

De Montfort University
(Entrance through The Gallery, Mill Lane)

A concert of audio/visual performances of works by
Mark Fell and Jean-Pierre Husquinet
in collaboration with
Ernest Edmonds

Crinan 1 by Jean-Pierre Husquinet and Ernest Edmonds, 1990
Port Hacking 
by Mark Fell and Ernest Edmonds, 2003
DC_Release by Mark Fell and Ernest Edmonds, 2007

Each of these works integrates colour, form and sound in generative audio/visual performances

Entrance is free.
Tickets should be booked by email to including the name of attendees and a contact telephone number.   


Laura Dawes
5 April 2017
The computer game artist will give an insight into the industry, her approach to creativity and an overview of computer games as an art form. Presented in partnership with the Leicester Sketch Club.

Lucy Suggate, Swarm

Wednesday 23 November to Saturday 26 November
Swarm Sculptures is a durational movement installation created by dance artist Lucy Suggate. Influenced by swarm intelligence as a choreographic process and the body as sculpture, the work takes the infectious nature of movement to transform the single human form into a communal and collective body.


Symposium: Off the Map

Wednesday 16 November 2016


Generation ART panel at De Montfort University. From left: Gina Mollett, Hannah Pillai Untitled Play),Owen Craven Griffiths, Vince Attwood Soft Touch Arts, Jane Sillis and Kamina Walton. Photography Jane Moorhouse.

The event included a panel composed of the organisers and partners in Generation Art. This was supported by thoughtful talks from Simon and Tom Bloor, Kate Owens, Sam Thorne, The Mighty Creatives and Andrew Vaughan.

Photography Jane Moorhouse.